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blue-eyed Mary

noun
1.
a North American plant, Collinsia verna, of the figwort family, having long-stalked flowers with the upper lip white or purple and the lower lip blue.
Also called innocence.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95, Americanism
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blue-eyed Mary

noun
1.
a blue-flowered boraginaceous plant, Omphalodes verna, native to S Europe and cultivated in Britain
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